The 2018-2019 academic year marks the beginning of Colgate University's third century. We are exploring our past, telling stories from our history and collecting your Colgate memories. We'll celebrate with exciting and enriching events over the year, and take our first steps into Colgate's bright, bold future. Join us.
Colgate at 200 Years All-Class Reunion Explore Colgate History Share Your Stories
Colgate University will celebrate its 198th commencement with the Class of 2019 on Sunday, May 19.
Commencement Information Information for Parents Maps and Travel Options
Keynote and Other Speakers
The Colgate Scene is now Colgate Magazine.
Notes On the Magazine's New Identity Alumni remember their Colgate professors A Sampling of Student and Faculty Scholarship The Strange Case of Dr. Ho Man Kwok
Colgate students are frequently awarded the most competitive research fellowships, scholarships, and grants to pursue their academic passions. This year's grantees include: (front row, from left) Elizabeth Gonzales ’19, Oneida Shushe ’19, Alina Sabyr ’19, (back row) Jennifer Lundt ’19, Jacob Watts ’21, Scott Adler ’19, William Rosencrans ’19
Alina Sabyr ’19 Receives Watson Fellowship Elizabeth Gonzalez ’19 Studies Chinese Culture through Gilman Scholarship Office of National Fellowships and Scholarships On-Campus Summer Research
Colgate is ranked number one among baccalaureate institutions for student participation in semester-long off-campus study opportunities, according to the newest Open Doors report by the Institute of International Education (IIE) with the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.
A leader in off-campus study Study group information
News from Off-Campus Study In video: Students experiences abroad
Colgate meets 100% of the demonstrated need of all admitted students. The average debt of a Colgate graduate is $16,000, far below the national average of $28,400.
Learn More About Financial Aid Colgate Joins Coalition For Access, Affordability, And Success Photos: In The Classroom
With more than 200 clubs and student organizations, there’s always something to do on campus, and there’s support to help build new organizations should you have a new idea in mind.
Find A Club Center For Leadership And Student Involvement Recreational Sports
Learning inside and outside the classroom is enhanced by the embrace of diverse opinions, religions, and cultures. At Colgate, students live, learn, and grow. Together.
Colgate celebrates Martin Luther King, Jr. from Jan. 21-Feb. 1 Mosaic connects Colgate's multicultural alumni community Diversity And Inclusion LGBTQ Community
More than 90 percent of Colgate students live on campus. With the construction of a dynamic new home for career support, Benton Hall, and two new residence halls, we're helping our students enjoy rich, fulfilling lives on campus and forge lifelong connections.
Enhancing living-learning and career development New residence halls Housing FAQ Residential Commons Learn More About First-Year Housing
Nationally-recognized Career Services support, steadfast alumni involvement, and opportunities for entrepreneurial experience help Colgate students enter the workforce with confidence and poise, ready for careers of their choosing.
SophoMORE Connections links students with alumni, career opportunities Thought Into Action Colgate Entrepreneurs Startup Success Support On Campus And Beyond
Students explore foundational works and ideas to prepare for a lifetime of success in any field — even those that do not yet exist.
About The Core Division Of Arts And Humanities Video: Summer Research Look Inside Our Classrooms
In a season featuring Colgate's most victories, most Patriot League victories, and first NCAA tournament appearance in 23 years, #15 Colgate men's basketball gave #2 Tennessee an upset scare right to the end.
A League Championship 23 Years in the Making Colgate Stacks Three Major Patriot League Major Awards In Pictures: Colgate's Dramatic Championship Win
Colgate students learn directly from professors in small classes, with no classes taught by teaching assistants. Professors at Colgate are consistently on the cutting edge of their fields, while their doors remain open to students.
Recent academic updates Stories of faculty research Professor Jenna Reinbold receives top award for book on political myth Learn more about our faculty
Colgate is known for its intellectual rigor, world-class professors, campus of stunning beauty, and alumni famously loyal to their alma mater.
Winter at Colgate Take a Virtual Tour Schedule A Visit Apply today
Incoming first-year students have the opportunity to participate in a number of pre-orientation programs. Seven dynamic offerings are available for enrolled students to join.
Pre-Orientation Overview New student information First-Year FAQ In video: Moonlit Canoe
Join Colgate's celebration of sustainability as we approach our goal of carbon neutrality in 2019.
13 Days of Green Event Schedule Office Of Sustainability Sustainability News In Video: Going Green